New Jersey vs Israel (Statistical Comparison)

New Jersey is a state located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States of America, whereas Israel is a country located in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between New Jersey and Israel regarding various aspects.


Is New Jersey bigger than Israel?

The total area of New Jersey is 8722.58 sq mi, and the total area of Israel is 8,630 sq mi. New Jersey is bigger than Israel by 92.58 sq mi. New Jersey is around 1.01 times bigger than Israel.

Area of New Jersey: 8722.58 sq mi ( 22,591.38 km2 )

Area of New Jersey compared to Israel

Area of Israel8,630 sq mi ( 22,145 km2 )

Area of Israel compared to New Jersey


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of New Jersey as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 9,267,130.

Population of New Jersey compared to Israel

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Israel as of 2020, was estimated to be around 9,216,900.

Population of Israel compared to New Jersey

Here is some more data comparison between New Jersey and Israel.

The capital city of New Jersey is Trenton and the capital city of Israel is Jerusalem.

Official Languages

New Jersey: None
Israel: Hebrew


New Jersey: New Jerseyan, New Jerseyite
Israel: Israeli

ISO 3166 Code

New Jersey: US-NJ
Israel: IL

Human Development Index

HDI of New Jersey as of 2019: 0.948
HDI of Israel as of 2019: 0.919

New Jersey Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Israel Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Israel Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Israel Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of New Jersey:
40° 11′ 26.52″ N, 74° 40′ 22.08″ W

Coordinates of Israel:
31° 0′ 0″ N, 35° 0′ 0″ E

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